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Grand Cross of Merit for Aeronautics (Gran Cruz del Merito Aeronautico)
Sash and pendant cross matching large cross in the form of a pin. Cross is bronze (?) with white enamel with insignia, including the tower and the lion, surmounted by a crown. Reverse of cross has initials MA. Sash is white silk faille with two red stripes. Awarded by the Spanish government. No inscription, no date.
Von Karman, Theodore (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)
Jun. 21, 1956
MEDIUM: silk, gold, enamel; FORMAT: sash with pendant; LENGTH: pendant approx. 2 inches tall; QUANTITY: 1
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